A COMPREHENSIVE SERIES OF ARTICLES ON THIS TOPIC
A COMPREHENSIVE SERIES OF ARTICLES ON THIS TOPIC
One of West Cork's most glorious wild beaches, the Long Strand near Clonakilty and Rosscarbery is having a bit of a 'moment in the sun', it would seem.
Mon, 08 Apr, 2019
A father of two who preyed on a young man with a disability and then sexually assaulted him was handed an 18-month suspended prison sentence and was ordered to pay €15,000 to his victim.
Thu, 05 Jul, 2018
Cork County Council officials are looking at the possibility of creating a special walkway for children with autism, which is believed would be the first of its type in the country.
Sat, 12 May, 2018
West Cork home blends old and new, a traditional cottage with modern two-storey add-ons, says
Sat, 04 Nov, 2017
Thu, 14 Sep, 2017
The sea isn’t the only thing that might go bump in the night this weekend at this West Cork seaside hideaway — approach it this Halloween Weekend, and the sight of the front door is enough to stop you in your tracks.
Sat, 29 Oct, 2016
THIS has been an intense year for West Cork musician Jessie Kennedy, writes .
Thu, 21 Jul, 2016
Six years ago, estate agent Stephen Clarke put the restored lodge of the 17th century Monkstown Castle above Cork harbour, up for sale.
Sat, 07 May, 2016
Sat, 19 Dec, 2015
You could be run off your feet today if you go to view either of two sites, or a do-er upper bungalow, for sale in West Cork’s pretty and elevated coastal village of Ardfield.
Sat, 05 Dec, 2015
here’s a lovely, aloof setting, high above the beach and dunes and developed strip of Owenahincha, at Dún an Óir, Gortnagrenane.
Sat, 25 Jul, 2015
reports on an exceptional harbourside home, in impeccable order inside and out.
Sat, 18 Jul, 2015
It’s just a one-hour drive from Cork city to Henry’s Boutique Destination— one of the best kept secrets on The Wild Atlantic Way.
Sat, 22 Nov, 2014
An old, stone wall which was part of the original Castlefreke estate of Lord Carbery bounds Cloonbeg, a four-bed home which is for sale in West Cork’s Rathbarry village.
Sat, 11 Oct, 2014
It’s not every day you get to teach a sports star a thing or two — but that’s exactly what a group of West Cork schoolboys did at the weekend.
Tue, 16 Sep, 2014
The multi-millionaire brother of Lord Carbery has secured a High Court order freezing the assets of the woman he hired to restore the family’s abandoned gothic mansion, Castlefreke.
Thu, 21 Aug, 2014
Ten thousand homes were affected by major disruption to the water supply on the northside of Cork City yesterday which forced the closure of at least one school.
Tue, 17 Jun, 2014
RATHBARRY, CASTLEFREKE AND THE LONG STRAND (CLONAKILTY)
Mon, 11 Nov, 2013
Cork County Council has appointed consultants to compile a database of heritage sites under its control to see which of them could be exploited for tourism purposes.
Wed, 30 Oct, 2013
Artist Geraldine O’Sullivan will welcome visitors to her open studio and gardens at Castlefreke, Clonakilty, West Cork from 12 noon to 6pm, Aug 18 and 19.
Thu, 16 Aug, 2012
It was Brideshead Revisited meets Gregorian chants — a send-off fit for a lord.
Wed, 08 Aug, 2012
Monks from Glenstal Abbey will officiate at a fully sung Tridentine Latin mass for the funeral of the 11th Baron Carbery in Rathbarry today.
Tue, 07 Aug, 2012
As ambassador for this year’s Flora pro.activ cholesterol roadshow, fitness expert Pat Henry was nervous before he got his cholesterol level checked earlier this year, but — at 3.9mmol/l — it was well below 5mmol/l, the maximum number recommended by health professionals.
Sat, 26 May, 2012
FARMERS, the self-employed, nurses who’ve just finished a night shift, retired and off-duty gardaí are all to be found in the midst of the search for the missing fishermen at Glandore Bay.
Sat, 21 Jan, 2012
PRAYERS will be said this morning that the weather will change sufficiently to allow divers to search the wreck of the Tit Bonhomme, which may conceal the bodies of five fishermen feared drowned after it struck rocks and sank at the entrance to a bay in Co Cork.
Tue, 17 Jan, 2012
THE bodies of some of the five missing crewmen of the tragic Tit Bonhomme trawler may still be trapped on board.
Mon, 16 Jan, 2012
Take your pick from items from some of the big Cork houses.
Sun, 11 Dec, 2011
This west Cork oasis is a feast for the eyes, which the public can drool over at next weekend’s open days, writes Tommy Barker
Sat, 13 Aug, 2011
Once home to a ruin, this coastal Kilkern site has been transformed, writes Tommy Barker.
Sat, 14 May, 2011
IT’S all about location in the property market — and farmland is no exception.
Thu, 18 Feb, 2010
ONE of Co Cork’s longest- serving local and national politicians, Senator Peter Callanan died yesterday.
Mon, 12 Oct, 2009
NOT only can you hear the sea from this house at Fisher’s Cross, Castlefreke, but a quiet pint in the local is all of oh... 20 yards away.
Sat, 30 May, 2009
THE chance to work from home, or live next to a business, is one thing: having that option right by the seaside is an altogether rarer thing indeed.
Sat, 20 Sep, 2008
FINISHED only in the last few months, a coastal bungalow built by an architect has been designed to hide its relative bulk under not one, two but three stepped sections, with a few bedrooms tucked away out the back as well for good measure.
Sat, 26 May, 2007
IF Clonakilty bills itself as the beach capital of west Cork, this Donour farmhouse is close to the centre of the action.
Sat, 10 Feb, 2007
VIEWS, views and more views. That’s what you get at Balteenbrack, Ardfield, at Clonakilty, Co Cork, along with a fine big house and an impressive, three-quarters of an acre of ground.
Sat, 20 Jan, 2007
JOHN HODNETT of SWS Property Services is selling a 47 acre residential holding at Liscubba, Lyre, six miles from Clonakilty in West Cork, which he describes as a very well located property.
Thu, 30 Nov, 2006
JUST a mile from Red Strand, this cottage at Lisduff, Castlefreke, Co Cork is ripe for a holiday home purchase.
Sat, 02 Sep, 2006